Backward design can help when designing courses foster a more effecctive classroom June 24, 2019

Designing Meaningful and Measurable Outcomes: A First Step in Backwards Design


I’ve sat on the Curriculum Committee at two different higher education institutions. I’ve also participated in college assessment committees and accreditation committees at both the school level and institutional level. I’ve designed courses and entire programs from scratch and have

Inclusive teaching fosters welcoming and diverse environment in the classroom June 10, 2019

What Two Students Want You to Know About Inclusive Teaching


Inclusive teaching involves creating equitable and welcoming educational environments for the diverse learners in our classrooms. Such approaches may involve, but are not limited to: designing educational experiences informed by the pre-knowledge, skills, demographic backgrounds, and attitudes that learners bring